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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 26, 2012 at 10:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 26, 2012 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 28' North, Longitude: 172° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.19 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.08 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.1"964.30 miWest0° 06' 43.0"7.70 miNorth964.05 mi
24 hours348° 44' 30.3"746.91 miWest2° 19' 37.5"160.04 miNorth759.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 10:40 PM691 km430 miles373 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroMon 10:40 PM1044 km648 miles564 nmSouth S
TarawaMon 10:40 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmSouth S
MidwaySun 11:40 PM1668 km1036 miles900 nmNortheast NE
PalikirMon 9:40 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenMon 10:40 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 10:40 PM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 10:40 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HagåtñaMon 8:40 PM2997 km1863 miles1619 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 12:40 AM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmEast-northeast ENE

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